A pistol has been discovered by officers of the Gasparillo Police Station during an anti-crime exercise.
According to police reports while on patrol in the Gasparillo district on November 14th Cpl. Basarath along with a party of officers conducted a search of a bushy area along Paradise Avenue, Whiteland.
The search led to the discovery of one Astra A60 pistol and a magazine, hidden in a black plastic bag.
Enquiries are continuing.